Category Archives: Faith

Lenten Journey – Day 39 of 40: Saturday of the Fifth Week of Lent

Father Andrew Apostoli, CFR, greets Father Seraphim Michalenko, MIC, & Father Kazimierz Chwalek, MIC, at the 12th Annual Divine Mercy Conference at Cardinal Spellman High School in the Bronx.

Day 39 of 40: “Joy is very infectious; therefore, be always full of joy.” –Saint Teresa of Calcutta


Lenten Journey – Day 37 of 40: Thursday of the Fifth Week of Lent

Praying on the kneeler that Poor Benedict XVI prayed on at his visit to the Cathedral of Saint Matthew in Washington, D.C. (Archdiocese of Washington).

Day 37 of 40: “Make prayer your business.” -Nicholas of Narbonne, O. Carm.

Lenten Journey – Day 36 of 40: Wednesday of the Fifth Week of Lent

Stained glass window of Jesus calming the storm inside Our Lady of Mount Carmel Church in the Little Italy Neighborhood of the Bronx, NY (Archdiocese of New York).

Day 36 of 40: “Cast all your anxieties on him, for he cares about you.” (1 Peter 5:7)

Lenten Journey – Day 34 of 40: Monday of the Fifth Week of Lent

Evening Prayer in the presence of the Blessed Sacrament at Saint Anthony Shelter for Renewal in the Bronx.

Day 34 of 40: “By turning your eyes on God in meditation, your whole soul will be filled with God.” –Saint Francis de Sales

Lenten Journey – Day 32 of 40: Saturday of the Fourth Week of Lent

The sun shines bright.

Day 32 of 40: “The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases, his mercies never come to an end; they are new every morning; great is your faithfulness.” (Lamentations 3:22-23)

Lenten Journey – Day 31 of 40: Friday of the Fourth Week of Lent

Brother Simon Dankoski, CFR, guides Father Andrew Apostoli, CFR, along a corridor.

Day 31 of 40: “The Lord measures out perfection neither by the multitude nor the magnitude of our deeds, but by the manner in which we perform them.” –St. John of the Cross

Lenten Journey – Day 30 of 40: Thursday of the Fourth Week of Lent

The exterior of the Archdiocese of Newark’s Cathedral Basilica of the Sacred Heart in Newark, NJ.

Day 30 of 40: “Here is a call for the endurance of the saints, those who keep the commandments of God and remain faithful to Jesus.” (Revelation 14:12)